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Arkansas Overview


By mid-2012, Arkansas had regained nearly all the jobs it lost during the recession. Blessed with bountiful natural resources, the Natural State has especially benefited from its expanding agriculture and energy sectors and solid performance in its manufacturing, healthcare and retail industries. This diversity has served to bolster the Arkansas economy, which is good news for the Arkansas job market and the state’s 1.4 million workers.

Arkansas Job Opportunities


Arkansas’s fertile soil and mild weather supported a once agricultural-based economy. However, the state has since diversified into a range of businesses, such as industrial production, transportation, retail and tourism. Arkansas is home to the world’s largest retailer, Wal-Mart, as well as Tyson Foods, Dillard’s and J.B. Hunt Transport.

Most jobs in Arkansas are provided by the trade, transportation and utilities sector followed closely by the government sector. Arkansas has expanded public-sector jobs as most other states have reported declines. Other critical hiring sectors include education/health services and manufacturing. Many sectors have consistently added jobs, including government, education/health services, leisure and hospitality, and other services; other job sectors have reported mixed performance.

Arkansas Employment Trends


The Arkansas unemployment rate, which was relatively stable over the past several years, peaked at 8.2 percent in mid-2011. By early 2012, the rate was well below 8 percent. After declining during the second half of 2011, state payrolls have resumed growing. Online hiring continues to show positive momentum.

Employment in Arkansas is expected to increase 1.8 percent between Q2 2012 and Q2 2013, more than the 1.3 percent expansion expected in the US job supply, according to Moody’s Analytics.
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Description PPG Industries' vision is to continue to be the world's leading coatings and specialty products company. Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarters...
SALES ASSOCIATE Arkansas’ largest furniture retailer is looking for top-notch, motivated sales associates. Ensure your success at sales by joining our company. Earning potential of $65k or more. Experience is helpful, but we have an outstanding training program to turn you into a pro. This is an opportunity to work with one of the Top 100 Independent Furniture Retailers in the U.S. Be part of a pr...
Description PPG Industries' vision is to continue to be the world's leading coatings and specialty Products Company. Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarters in...
We are VCC Registered and/or licensed in all 50 states, VCC has built a strong foundation as a leading commercial contractor throughout the nation. We are listed among the top 100 construction companies nationwide, and are proud to be included with the elite among our professional peers. Currently we are one of the top five national contractors with expertise in retail construction and renovation....
AVON has available opportunities for part time or full time independent Sales Representatives. Bilingual and Entry Level Candidates welcome, No experience is required! Come join the change movement and enjoy amazing success! It doesn’t matter if you come from Customer Service, Accounting, Marketing, Administrative or any other field - AVON is looking for you to become an Independent Sales Represen...
AVON has available opportunities for part time or full time independent Sales Representatives. Bilingual and Entry Level Candidates welcome, No experience is required! Come join the change movement and enjoy amazing success! It doesn’t matter if you come from Customer Service, Accounting, Marketing, Administrative or any other field - AVON is looking for you to become an Independent Sales Represen...
You don’t have to have a sales background to be successful in this role! In fact, several successful Liberty National Life Insurance Sales Professionals have come from various different backgrounds. Consider a career change from Customer Service, Real Estate or the Military to name a few. Are You Living Your Dream? Joining Liberty National Life Insurance Company’s sales team could open the door to...
You don’t have to have a sales background to be successful in this role! In fact, several successful Liberty National Life Insurance Sales Professionals have come from various different backgrounds. Consider a career change from Customer Service, Real Estate or the Military to name a few. Are You Living Your Dream? Joining Liberty National Life Insurance Company’s sales team could open the door to...
You don’t have to have a sales background to be successful in this role! In fact, several successful Liberty National Life Insurance Sales Professionals have come from various different backgrounds. Consider a career change from Customer Service, Real Estate or the Military to name a few. Are You Living Your Dream? Joining Liberty National Life Insurance Company’s sales team could open the door to...
You don’t have to have a sales background to be successful in this role! In fact, several successful Liberty National Life Insurance Sales Professionals have come from various different backgrounds. Consider a career change from Customer Service, Real Estate or the Military to name a few. Are You Living Your Dream? Joining Liberty National Life Insurance Company’s sales team could open the door to...
You don’t have to have a sales background to be successful in this role! In fact, several successful Liberty National Life Insurance Sales Professionals have come from various different backgrounds. Consider a career change from Customer Service, Real Estate or the Military to name a few. Are You Living Your Dream? Joining Liberty National Life Insurance Company’s sales team could open the door to...
You don’t have to have a sales background to be successful in this role! In fact, several successful Liberty National Life Insurance Sales Professionals have come from various different backgrounds. Consider a career change from Customer Service, Real Estate or the Military to name a few. Are You Living Your Dream? Joining Liberty National Life Insurance Company’s sales team could open the door to...
You don’t have to have a sales background to be successful in this role! In fact, several successful Liberty National Life Insurance Sales Professionals have come from various different backgrounds. Consider a career change from Customer Service, Real Estate or the Military to name a few. Are You Living Your Dream? Joining Liberty National Life Insurance Company’s sales team could open the door to...
You don’t have to have a sales background to be successful in this role! In fact, several successful Liberty National Life Insurance Sales Professionals have come from various different backgrounds. Consider a career change from Customer Service, Real Estate or the Military to name a few. Are You Living Your Dream? Joining Liberty National Life Insurance Company’s sales team could open the door to...
You don’t have to have a sales background to be successful in this role! In fact, several successful Liberty National Life Insurance Sales Professionals have come from various different backgrounds. Consider a career change from Customer Service, Real Estate or the Military to name a few. Are You Living Your Dream? Joining Liberty National Life Insurance Company’s sales team could open the door to...
You don’t have to have a sales background to be successful in this role! In fact, several successful Liberty National Life Insurance Sales Professionals have come from various different backgrounds. Consider a career change from Customer Service, Real Estate or the Military to name a few. Are You Living Your Dream? Joining Liberty National Life Insurance Company’s sales team could open the door to...
GCA Services Group, Inc is a leading provider of comprehensive janitorial, maintenance and facility services to the specialized industry, education and transportation markets. GCA has selected sectors of the market where quality cleaning, maintenance and appearance are paramount to the basic function of the enterprise. With expertise in clean rooms, automotive, pharmaceutical, nuclear power, educa...
Job Description I believe that a stronger team begins with me. As a Home Health LPN, you will: Provide professional nursing services under the direction of a RN in compliance with the state's Nurse Practice Act, any applicable licensure/certification requirement, applicable healthcare standards, governmental laws and regulations, and Gentiva Health Services policies and procedures. Provide skilled...
Job Description I believe my work is my calling. As a Hospice Registered Nurse, you will: Provide skilled professional nursing care to patient/family/caregivers Oversee and provide primary care, including all clinical care, palliative care, and symptom control and identify other physical, psychological, social and spiritual needs for assigned patients. Regularly assess the patient for nursing need...
Warehouse Help Our Hank's Furniture warehouse location in Bentonville is looking for exceptional warehouse workers.They should be clean cut, well kempt, with an outgoing personality. Employees should be in good physical condition, able to lift and move furniture. They should be self starters and able to work well with little supervision and able to keep up a fast pace while at the same time always...
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